Posts Tagged ‘surreal’


A blue flag iris unfurls into a surreal, melting spill of form and hue.

It is at once spectacular and incomprehensible with its splatter

of a shape and exotic colour. Imagine a committee designing

a flower such as this. Who could possibly dream up a concept

this seemingly haphazard that works in both form and function?

Flowers must exist to keep us humble.




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The surreal can occur quite naturally.

The elements of nature in combination with the forces of nature

produce otherworldly, psychedelic effects that can make us pause in wonder.

 And while there are rudimentary laws of physics to explain these

 manifestations, there are no words to convey their appearance.

Try to describe the ice to a friend.



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